Los Angeles - Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith - whose apparently happy marriage and film star children made them the paragons of Hollywood families - are to separate, In Touch magazine claimed on Tuesday.
The split, which was not confirmed by representatives of the couple, would end 13 years of marriage.
Just weeks ago, the Smiths appeared on the cover of Architectural Digest to display their mansion, designed as a family retreat to represent an "infinite cycle of love".Children
Smith, 42, is one of Hollywood's most bankable stars with roles in Hitch
, Independence Day
and I Am Legend
Pinkett Smith, 39, has starred in movies including The Matrix Revolutions
, Reign Over Me
, and Collateral
They have two children together: Jaden, 13, the star of the 2010 remake of Karate Kid
and The Day the Earth Stood Still
, and Willow, 10, who had a music hit with the song Whip My Hair
and also starred alongside her father in I Am Legend